Hannah Younes, a doctoral student at the University of Maryland in the fields of Geographical Sciences and Civil Engineering, has been chosen by the Urban Mobility & Equity Center as a University Transportation Center Outstanding Student of the Year for 2020.

Every year, selected students from university transportation centers are honored at the Council of University Transportation Centers banquet in January, which is the kickoff to the annual winter meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB), a unit of the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine. They are chosen for their achievements and the promise of future contributions.

This award recognizes the student's outstanding achievement in and contribution to transportation research and education.

Left to right: Dawn Tucker-Thomas, U.S. DOT; Ted Boll, U.S. DOT, Hannah Younes; Dr. Lei Zhang, Maryland Transportation Institute